Sometimes you have to think outside the box. This lovely blog does just that. Today’s Peace Globe of The Day comes from WhiteBear and Rainfish (location unknown) Submitted in November 2008 and documented #1476.
There once was a blog called Sans Pantaloons in the United Kingdom. We loved the creativity and poetic nature of this author. Just look at the peace creations! Today’s Peace Globes of the Day. Thank you for continuing to inspire.
I don’t know why my grandfather’s loving eyes gave me gifts of handmade earth-shaped marbles in a bowl that grace my piano top today, nor why he planned for me, all those years ago, to write about his prayers. I don’t know why. But I do know how.
“You do not need me to tell you what to do. I am proud of you and you are doing just fine. Just remember one thing: It takes all the dolls in the box to make the world a beautiful place, Mimi. . They can’t hear what the other one has to say unless you introduce them to one another and set their feet to dancing. Take them out of the box.”
How, Mimi Pencil Skirt – as one reader asked – can you use the word revolution in the same sentence as peace? “Because,” I said with a mouth full of unexpected resolve …”because I now know the meaning of revolution.” I am turning. I am changing as I read. And walk through jungles with starving children with nothing to hide behind but my words Now I have yours too.
And then the world looked on as an election in the United States loomed ominously toward conflict of the most internal kind. Would we? Could we….